He was a singer and song writer, a carpenter, and member of the Song Writers Association. Mr. Garland was a member of Southland Baptist Temple.
Born Thursday, April 1, 1954 in Paducah, he was the son of the late J.B. Garland and the late Kathleen (Trevathan) Garland.
Surviving are son, Jay B. Garland of Bowling Green; daughters, Taleia Morgan, husband Ben, of Indianapolis, Ind., and Savannah Alvey, husband David, of Paducah; sisters, Vicki Garland, Kathy Seaford Donna Miget, and Kimberly Siress, all of Benton and four grandchildren.
A Funeral service was held on Friday, April 5, at Collier Funeral Chapel located at 211 West 5th St. Benton, with David Hendrickson and Harold Council officiating.
Interment followed in Hillcrest Cemetery, Benton.